Andrew Jefferson Brown

Military

Object Number - UPL 35359 - Crew no. 51 of 390th Bomb Group, 570th Bomb Squadron.

Crew Number 51

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Units served with

The insignia of the 390th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 390th Bomb Group 570th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 390th Bomb Group 570th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Miss Carry
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: G I Wonder
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: - Ill Be Around - The Skillet
  • Unit: 390th Bomb Group 570th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Devil's Aces
  • Unit: 390th Bomb Group 570th Bomb Squadron

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Died

Easthorpe, Essex, UK 1944-06-04 His a/c suffered an oxygen fire during assembly. Most of the crew bailed out. The pilot crash landed the aircraft near Easthorpe, Essex. Brown was KIA as a result of fighting the fire and the crash landing.

Buried

1944-06-10 Plot E Row 3 Grave 83 Cambridge American Cemetery Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial Madingley Road Coton CB23 7PH Cambridge United Kingdom

Born

Woodbury, Texas 1908-08-19

Enlisted

Henderson County, TX
Anson, Texas 1940-10-16

Revisions

Date3 Oct 2018 14:01:41
Sources

Correspondence to the American Air Museum from Ellis McClintick, 390th Bomb Group.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:03:42
ContributorAAM

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